About the award
Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery invites entries from all Australian artists to Still: National Still Life Award. The award is biennial, acquisitive and open to all mediums.
Still: National Still Life Award takes a fresh and contemporary approach to still life and its themes; memento mori, life and death, observation of and reverence for everyday objects, their meaning and memory.
The selection process
Finalists will be selected by a panel which includes Coffs Harbour Gallery staff Cath Fogarty and Jo Besley, Caloundra Regional Gallery Curator Hamish Sawyer, and Sydney based art collector Lisa Paulsen.
The 2019 guest judge is Rebecca Coates, Director Shepparton Art Museum, Victoria.
Acquisitions from Still become part of the Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery collection.
Key dates 2019
11 February – On-line application process opens.
10 June – Closes midnight (Perth WA time).
12 July – Finalists will be notified by email.
14 August – Art work must be delivered by this date. We will assist with transport of works to the gallery thanks to our sponsor Moving Art.
21 September – The exhibition officially opens and the winner is announced.
Applications close 10 June